BBTCA Tunnel Questions

By Tuesday, July 28, 2015 0 No tags Permalink 0

The Announcement As the PortsToronto press release states, “A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place the morning of July 30, to celebrate the opening of the tunnel with the public able to access the tunnel shortly thereafter. Details are as follows: What: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony When: July 30, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Where: Island-side Atrium at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Who: ...

Sham Environmental Assessment

By Saturday, February 14, 2015 0 No tags Permalink 0

Sham environmental assessment (EA) aren't our words but they do express CommunityAIR's sentiment about PortsToronto's (PosTO) EA. The words appear in a recent Star article and come from five prominent Torontonians whose training and experience give credence to their views. The Authors Paul Bedford was chief planner of Toronto from 1996 to 2004 and is Adjunct Professor ...

John Tory, Conflict of Interest and the BBTCA

By Sunday, November 30, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

On Friday, November 28, 2014, John Tory declared a conflict of interest over city matters dealing with the Billy Bishop Toronto Centre Airport (BBTCA) recused himself from taking part in the Toronto Port Authority’s expansion plans.  As the Toronto Star and CTV report, Valerie Jepson, the integrity commissioner, advised that since his son, John Tory ...